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Dr David Manley

Dr David Manley

Dr David Manley
BA Hons (Lanc), MSc(Leic), PhD(StAnd)

Reader in Quantitative Geography

Office 2.16n
University Road,
Clifton, Bristol BS8 1SS
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+44 (0) 117 928 8305

Summary

David is interested in trying to better understand how the places in which individuals live interact with the outcomes that they experience over their life course. Key topics within this research include modelling and understanding neighbourhood effects, investigating how individuals and households locate in residential space and understanding how segregation develops and is maintained over very long periods of time. Crucial to this work is the notion that statistics can be used critically to challenge myths in the academic literature. David is also interested in more methodological problems including how neighbourhoods are represented and different scales and in different places. Recent publications include the first of a three volume edited series on neighbourhood effects work, published by Springer.

Biography

Lancaster University BA Hons Geography and Economics 2000
University of Leicester MSc in Geographical Information Systems (Dist) 2001
University of St Andrews PhD Human Geography (2005)

Working Group Co-ordinator European Network of Housing Researchers (ENHR)
Chair,Management Committee Member Housing Studies Association (HSA)
Honorary Fellow Technical University of Delft

Fellow of the HEA

Teaching

David is a member of the Spatial Modelling Group and currently co-ordinates the Explanation, Causation and Longitudinal Analysis module for 4th year MSci and Society and Space MSc students. He also contributes to the 1st year Geographical Methods unit teaching introudctory statistics. Elsewhere he gives guest lectures for World in Crisis and Convincing Stories. 

When not teaching or researching David is the Examinations Officer for the School. 

Memberships

Organisations

School of Geographical Sciences

Research groups

Recent publications

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Courses

Dr Manley currently teaches 5 courses:

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